May 2nd, 2021

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Word of the Day 05/02/21 Diegetic

Diegetic (adjective)
diegetic [ dahy-uh-jet-ik ]


adjective
1. (of a story) told by a narrator: Interspersed throughout the movie are diegetic scenes in which the offscreen present-day protagonist comments—usually scathingly—on the behavior of his former self.

2. happening within or being the created world of a story: Diegetic sound—the creaking timbers of a ship at sea, the cries of gulls on the beach—pulls the viewer into the world of the movie.
In the Marvel cinematic universe, multiple separate superhero films take place within a single diegetic world.


Origin: 1970, in the meaning defined above

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